Jacqui Park

founding editor The Walkley Magazine

Jacqui Park is an editor and journalist and founding editor of The Walkley Magazine: Inside the Media in Australia and NZ. She is a senior fellow at the Centre for Media Transition at the University of Technology, Sydney. She advises media start-ups and programs in Australia, Asia and the US on revenue and fundraising, storytelling and design strategies. She has lived and worked for many years in Asia both as a journalist and with national and international media development and UN organisations. She was the founding CEO of the prestigious Australian Walkley Foundation for journalism and led its transition to an innovation leader in journalism. She built the first media innovation fund and incubator in Australia and In 2016 she was a JS Knight fellow at Stanford University. She is the founding director of the Storyology Festival of Journalism and in 2017 created the first ever Australian live journalism theatre show at the Brisbane Powerhouse theatre.

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